Bannenberg & Rowell a yacht design studio based in Fulham, UK. Bannenberg & Rowell group was established by Jon Bannenberg in the early 1960s. Jon Bannenberg was an influential and renowned figure in the world of superyacht design. The company was then taken over by Jon’s son, Dickie Bannenberg with Simon Rowell as Creative Director. Together, Dickie and Simon make sure that each design from Bannenberg & Rowell is of the finest quality.
The award-winning team at Bannenberg & Rowell work diligently to create unique and imaginative designs, for both the exterior and interior of yachts. Their aim is to develop clients’ ideas and concepts, converting them into incredible visuals. Working alongside a strong office team and collaborating with leading shipyards, Bannenberg & Rowell supports clients with detailed budget schedules and drawings to keep up with their professional standards. The company have won five World Superyacht Awards for interior design work on yachts, including Lady Petra.
Adam Lay Studio has over twenty years of experience in the design of superyacht interiors. Having created the interior concepts for several notable yachts, both sailing yachts and luxury motor yachts, the studio has a wealth of experience and an impressive portfolio of past projects. The key focus for all projects, as identified by the studio, are safety, seaworthiness, longevity and timelessness and the studio draws on invaluable experience, technical and artistic expertise in order to ensure these characteristics stay at the forefront in all projects.
One example of the studio’s work is in the luxury sailing yacht INUKSHUK, the interior of which has clear North American influence thanks to the use of natural finishes and special pieces.